SEATTLE, WA — Authorities responded to a crash Tuesday evening on 15th Avenue Northeast in Seattle’s University District, according to the Seattle Department of Transportation.
The collision occurred at the intersection with Northeast 45th Street, just northwest of the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture. It was first recorded by SDOT at 6:26 p.m.
Details remain limited at this time, but the left northbound and southbound lanes of 15th Avenue Northeast were closed as a result.
A photo taken at the scene suggests at least two passenger vehicles were involved. It was not immediately clear whether a city bus, which can be seen in the frame of the photo, was impacted.
Collision on 15th Ave NE at NE 45th St blocking the left NB and SB lanes. Use caution. pic.twitter.com/XvbWcPxPlk
— SDOT Traffic (@SDOTtraffic) August 2, 2023
No serious injuries have been reported.
Shortly before 11:00 p.m., more than four hours later, the scene was announced cleared, with all lanes reopened to traffic.
Have you or someone you love been hurt in a recent car crash due to another driver’s recklessness? Your family could be owed compensation for medical bills, missed wages, damaged property, and more. The Seattle car accident lawyers at Dubin Law Group are personally invested in helping families like yours recover the money they deserve. Contact us at 206-462-4428 or online to set up a free consultation.